• Peter Frates dead at 34; Former baseball player championed ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    7 monthes ago - By ABC

    Peter Frates did not invent the ice bucket challenge but is credited with helping make it a social media sensation.
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  • Ice bucket challenge inspiration Pete Frates dies at 34

    Ice bucket challenge inspiration Pete Frates dies at 34

    7 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    BOSTON - Pete Frates, a former college baseball player whose determined battle with Lou Gehrig's disease helped inspire the ALS ice bucket challenge that has raised more than $200 million worldwide, died Monday. He was 34. Frates died peacefully, surrounded by his family, they said in a statement. “Today heaven received our angel,” it...
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  • Pete Frates, whose battle with ALS inspired 'Ice Bucket Challenge,' dies at 34

    Pete Frates, whose battle with ALS inspired 'Ice Bucket Challenge,' dies at 34

    7 monthes ago - By WISN

    Pete Frates, whose battle with ALS inspired the "Ice Bucket Challenge" and raised millions of dollars for research and awareness for the disease around the world, has died.
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  • Pete Frates died Monday after long battle with ALS

    7 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    Pete Frates, the former BC baseball captain who inspired many in his battle against ALS and started the Ice Bucket Challenge, died Monday. He was 34.
    “Pete was an inspiration to so many people around the world who drew strength from his courage and resiliency,” the Frates family said in a statement. “A natural born leader and the ultimate teammate, Pete was a role model for all, especially young athletes, who looked up to him for his bravery and unwavering positive spirit in the face of adversity. He was a noble fighter who inspired us all to use our talents and strengths in the service of...
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